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  • Serves: 40 Servings

Monkey Bread, Mama's

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Category: Breads

 Ingredients List

  • 1 qt Milk
  • 1/4 c Sugar
  • 4 ts Salt
  • 2 tb Shortening
  • 1 pk Yeast
  • 1/4 c Water; warm
  • 12 c Flour; or less, as needed
  • 3/4 lb Butter; melted, more as need


Scald milk; add sugar, salt, and shortening.

Cool mixture to lukewarm; add yeast that has been softened in warm water.

Sift flour; use as much as needed to make dough stiff enough to handle. Add
flour gradually knead until smooth and satiny.

Shape into 4 loaves, brush witha little melted butter, let rise.

Cut loaves into thick slices, dip into melted butter, place in pan, and let
rise again.

Bake in hot oven (400-425 degrees F) until golden and crusty, about 40

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